RAPOPO - BITA PAKA ROAD, NEW BRITAIN, 1945-09-19. AN AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL IN THE KABAKAUL AREA BEARING THE INSCRIPTION:
ID number096849
Collection typePhotograph
Object typeBlack & white
Physical descriptionBlack & white
DescriptionRAPOPO - BITA PAKA ROAD, NEW BRITAIN, 1945-09-19. AN AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL IN THE KABAKAUL AREA BEARING THE INSCRIPTION: "IN THIS VICINITY FELL THE FIRST AUSTRALIANS IN THE GREAT WAR - 1914-18". NAMES ON THE MEMORIAL INCLUDE CAPTAIN B.C.A. POCKLEY, AUSTRALIAN ARMY MEDICAL CORPS; LIEUTENANT COMMANDER CHARLES B. ELWELL RN - AN&MEF; KILLED IN ACTION AGAINST THE GERMANS 1914-09-11.